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Demolition Specialist Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$29,068 (USD)

Average Salary

$14/hr

Average Hourly

$616

Average Bonus

Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Demolition Specialist is $29,068 a year and $14 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Demolition Specialist is between $24,959 and $34,125. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Disposes of explosive wastes and rejected powder-charged products in accordance with established safety regulations: collects explosive wastes, rejected ordnance devices, and products saturated with explosive materials from production areas in containers.
  • Sorts material by type and places material in rubber containers.
  • Pours water or other counteracting agents into containers to neutralize material and places material in open area until disposal.
  • Stores rejected products in bunkers.
  • Loads truck with waste, transports, and positions waste in specified manner for disposal.
  • Sets fire to waste products and materials and ensures complete destruction of all items.
Demolition Specialist Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Construction Laborers

Job family population: 962,060

Estimated population of Demolition Specialist jobs: 1,135

Rate of error: 0.7%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$33,697
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Education data not available for this job

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Demolition Specialist Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Assistant Controller
Apr 3
Gary, IN, USA
Powers & Sons Construction
The capacity to perform our own selective demolition, excavation, concrete rough and trim carpentry ... other specialists to help the company meet our clients needs. We take pride in our amicable ...
Superintendent Construction
Mar 7
Gary, IN, USA
Powers & Sons Construction
The capacity to perform our own selective demolition, excavation, concrete rough and trim carpentry ... other specialists to help the company meet our clients needs. We take pride in our amicable ...
Construction Project Manager
Mar 7
Gary, IN, USA
Powers & Sons Construction
The capacity to perform our own selective demolition, excavation, concrete rough and trim carpentry ... other specialists to help the company meet our clients needs. We take pride in our amicable ...
Project Engineer
Mar 7
Gary, IN, USA
Powers & Sons Construction
The capacity to perform our own selective demolition, excavation, concrete rough and trim carpentry ... other specialists to help the company meet our clients needs. We take pride in our amicable ...
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